A snapshot survey released by Carers Trust today, reveals a high proportion of infant young carers are regularly suffering from broken sleep in order to look after unwell family members.
Student carers will be given the option to identify themselves on their university application form in the future following a campaign to get them better support while studying.
A new inquiry launched during Carers Week will look at the support local authorities are providing for unpaid carers.
New research launched for Carers Week 2016 has found that a lack of understanding about their caring role from the overall community has a negative effect on the health, wellbeing, relationships an
Carers Trust is launching a campaign today to urge UCAS to help better identify and support of unpaid carers entering university or college.